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Rankin/RollingStones.comThe upcoming documentary celebrating The Rolling Stones' 50th anniversary will air on HBO sometime in the fall. Larry Lombardo, the cable network's president of programming, made the announcement Wednesday at the Television Critics Association summer press tour in Los Angeles.
"This documentary has the full involvement of the four current band members…as well as the former band members Bill Wyman and Mick Taylor," Lombardo said in a statement. "We'll follow the band from their early club days through their arrival as the greatest band in the world." read more ≫
A Los Angeles judge Thursday reinstated Katherine Jackson, Michael Jackson's mother, as the guardian of his three children Prince, Paris and Blanket. The kids' cousin, TJ, remains co-guardian.
Judge Mitchell Beckloff told the court that an investigator who was sent to the family's home on Friday came back with a glowing review of the job that Mrs. Jackson, who's 82, is doing in taking care of her grandchildren. read more ≫
Photo: Clay Patrick McBrideFounding Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Gary Rossington will be honored for his career contributions as a songwriter at the 34th annual Georgia Music Hall of Fame Awards Concert and Show. The event is scheduled to take place October 14 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, and will be televised live by the Georgia Public Broadcasting network. read more ≫